Thanks, guys, but I'm not sure "retconning" is the word. That means retroactively changing the continuity, doesn't it? I'm more about trying to clarify and reconcile it. Although I guess retconning can be reinterpreting too, revealing a different meaning or explanation for something that happened before.
, I'm puzzled -- I only mentioned Vega in passing in Watching the Clock
. Did you mean Regulus? (Although the Vega colony does make an appearance in Rise of the Federation